Archive for the 'Neighborhoods/Suburbs' Category

The $2.2 Million New Construction East Lakeview Condo: 434 W. Melrose

This 4-bedroom new construction condo in Melrose at the Lake at 434 W. Melrose in East Lakeview recently came on the market. This is a completely new building with 17 luxury units and a parking garage. 5 years ago, it was apparently going to be luxury apartments but it’s now going to be condos instead. […]

Get a Wrap Around Terrace with 360 Degree City Views: 200 W. Grand in River North

This 4-bedroom penthouse at 200 W. Grand in River North recently came on the market. The listing says it is a full floor unit, on the 24th floor, and was originally raw space before having a custom build out. It’s worth noting that it’s not actually on the top floor as unit #2602 is currently […]

$129,000 Gain in 11 Months in the Loop? A 2-Bedroom Loft at 20 N. State

This 2-bedroom loft in 20 N. State in the Loop just came on the market. If it looks familiar, that’s because it was on the market last year and sold in July. The listing calls it a “Zen designer condo.” This loft originally had concrete ceilings but a wooden drop ceiling was added. There are […]

A Rare Vintage 3-Bedroom in the Heart of River North: 55 W. Erie

This top floor vintage 3-bedrom at 55 W. Erie in River North just came on the market.. This building was constructed in 1884 and has 9 units. It’s one of the few vintage condo buildings that remains standing in the River North neighborhood. This unit has north and south exposures along with high ceiling. There’s exposed […]

Love Mid-Century Modern? A 3-Bedroom Townhouse at 400 W. Surf in Lakeview

This mid-century modern townhouse at 400 W. Surf in East Lakeview just came on the market. Built in 1953, there are 18 units in this complex on the corner of Sheridan and Surf. We’ve chattered about this complex before.  The pictures above and below are of some of the townhouses on the Sheridan side, but […]

Love Views? SoNo Still Has Them at 860 W. Blackhawk in Lincoln Park

This 2-bedroom on the 20th floor of SoNo at 860 W. Blackhawk in Lincoln Park recently came on the market. Built in 2009, SoNo has 198 units and is in the North/Clybourn neighborhood. The building was closing on units just as the recession hit. This unit has south and west views which includes views of […]

What You Can Buy in River North for $475,000: A 2/2 Loft at 333 W. Hubbard

This 2-bedroom loft in the Union Square Lofts at 333 W. Hubbard in River North just came on the market. It’s on the 8th floor and faces south with views of the Merchandise Mart. This is the “old” part of the building. This unit has 13 foot concrete ceilings and what looks like some exposed […]

Is the Loop Now One of the Top Residential Neighborhoods? 200 N. Dearborn

This 3-bedroom at 200 N. Dearborn in the Theater District in the Loop recently came on the market. Built in 1989 as apartments, it has 308 units and a parking garage. This building was owned by American Invsco and was one of the last apartment buildings converted into condos before the bust. This unit is two […]

Live in the Oakdale Avenue District in this 5-Bedroom SFH: 826 W. Oakdale in Lakeview

This 5-bedroom single family home at 826 W. Oakdale in Lakeview came on the market in February 2017. Built in 1890 on a standard Chicago lot of 25×125, it’s located in the Oakdale Avenue District, which is a Chicago landmark district. It lasts just a block, from Halsted to Mildred on Oakdale. The street is […]

Moorish Revival Stained Glass and Pocket Doors in the Gold Coast: 1325 N. Dearborn Parkway

This 2-bedroom at 1325 N. Dearborn Parkway in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. Built in 1890, this building has 3 units and outside parking behind the building. If you like vintage features, you’ll get plenty of those with this top floor unit. It has Moorish Revival stained glass windows, high ceilings with […]